Staff AssociateRequisition Number:
7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORTWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$16.49-26.38/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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2 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Sitting for long periods of time, typing (repetitive motion)Shift:
Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (40 hrs/wk) with some occasional overtimeJob Summary:
This position supports the Markey Cancer Center, where a high priority is placed on providing all facets of the Markey community with timely information about the cancer center. This Staff Associate will serve as the day-to-day contact for the Markey website and online presence, enabling a better online experience for patients, caregivers, community members, potential donors, and researchers/faculty. Responsibilities include the daily updates of the Markey site; collaborating across departments (especially core Markey staff, UK HealthCare marketing, and UK Public Relations); and maintaining existing features of the site. Superior writing and editing ability, attention to detail, experience managing broad-based web sites and excellent Microsoft Office skills are required.
To be considered as an applicant please attach a Cover Letter, Resume and a Writing Sample for a web/online presence as Specific Request 1.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), Drupal, Wordpress, Email marketing platforms (i.e. Mailchimp), Adobe Creative Suite applications (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Bachelor’s degree and five years of experienceDeadline to Apply:
05/10/2021University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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